Books & Books turns NINE this month! Come celebrate with us!


We have a line – up of great functions this month.

Calling all mums, kids, grannies, nannies & keen crafters! Put down those iPads and come get creative! Learn to make colourful masterpieces with Monique Labat & Carroll Lazarus who will show us, step-by-step, how to use their Afriweave hand held loom. This is an interactive craft to do on your own or with friends. Make blankets for charities or do it as a hobby or empower yourself by starting your business. The options are endless!  10 am Saturday, 11th April @ Books & Books. Cost: R 90 pp (includes Afriweave needles & a ball of yarn)

Nelendhree Govender will be telling us all about the current and forthcoming titles from Jacana Publisher’s for the April Coffee Morning. Then local author, Cecile Levin will talk to us about her delightfully funny novel, A Piece of Cake. 10 am Tuesday, 14th April @ Books & Books. Cost: R 25 pp ( Includes tea/coffee & a snack)

Meet internationally acclaimed Irish author, John Connolly, for the launch of his latest novel, A Song of Shadows.  If thrills and chills are what you enjoy then John Connolly is the man to listen to! 6 pm Thursday, 23rd April @ Books & Books. Cost: R 45 pp.

Join us for Story time and a fun activities10 am Saturday, 25th April @ Books & Books. No Charge.

Promote literacy in South Africa! From the 1st of April bookshops across SA have set aside a select list of books to promote reading for World Book Day. The books are at an amazing price of only R15 each! They will be offered to customers to purchase for themselves and as a donation to Project Literacy’s Run Home to Read.  The books will be collected after world book day and handed over to the charity. We will be participating in the countrywide initiative and have all the books for you to purchase. Visit us to make your contribution!